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James Tipton Ellis Journal

 Collection — Box: G (Small Collections)
Identifier: AppMs-448

Scope and Contents

The James Tipton Ellis Journal consists of a photocopy of the original journal used by Ellis for keeping personal and business accounts. Journal entries include information on Carter County, Tennessee marriages (some of which he performed as a justice of the peace) and deaths, as well as for purchases of goods.


  • 1895-1910


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


0.10 linear feet

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Method of Acquisition

A photocopy of the James Tipton Ellis journal was donated to the Archives of Appalachia by Robert T. Nave, Johnson City, Tennessee. June 10, 1994, accession number 1994-052.

Existence and Location of Originals

Location of original unknown.

Processing Information

The collection was processed in September 2002 by Ned Irwin.
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Repository Details

Part of the Archives of Appalachia Repository

PO Box 70295
344 J.L. Seehorn Jr. Rd.
Johnson City TN 37614 USA